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  1. One reason Democrats control the White House but not CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | The Washington Post

    There's also evidence that living among like-minded thinkers may be helping our preferred political parties in some elections -- and hurting it in others. If Democrats are concentrated in urban areas, they have less of a say in the makeup of Congress, yet more of a say in the presidential race.


  2. $422 MILLION: Powerball climbs again on rolloverRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lottery Post

    The new high-water mark of $422 million for the current Powerball annuity jackpot estimate was achieved after no winning tickets were sold for Saturday night's $391.1 million grand prize. The lump-sum cash payout value of Wednesday's Powerball jackpot is $290 million - the 8th-largest ever recorded in United States lottery history.


  3. Panera Bread Co. (PNRA) Shares Gap Up to $209.95Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Political

    Shares of Panera Bread Co. gapped up prior to trading on Friday . The stock had previously closed at $209.00, but opened at $209.95.


  4. Famed cartoonist brought us the donkey and the elephantRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WWSB

    The Republican elephant and the Democratic donkey, right, are part of the "Party Animals" sculpture that will go on the stump around Washington in a campaign to lure tourists, raise arts money and show that the District of Columbia has a lighter side. The arts commission recently whittled to 200 more than 1,000 design proposals submitted by artists from across the United States and as far away as Australia and Japan.


  5. RLJ Lodging Trust (RLJ) Trading Up 2.8%Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Political

    RLJ Lodging Trust was up 2.8% on Friday . The company traded as high as $24.23 and last traded at $24.20, with a volume of 510,510 shares changing hands.


  6. Jenny Rubin v. Islamic Republic of Iran Field Museum of Natural HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | FindLaw

    JENNY RUBIN, et al., Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF IRAN, Defendant-Appellee, FIELD MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY, et al., Respondents-Appellees.


  7. Getty Realty Corp. (GTY) Reaches New 1-Year High at $22.43Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Political

    Getty Realty Corp. hit a new 52-week high on Friday . The stock traded as high as $22.43 and last traded at $22.30, with a volume of 35,916 shares.


  8. Ross Stores Inc. (ROST) Hits New 52-Week High at $60.00Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Political

    Ross Stores Inc. shares hit a new 52-week high on Friday . The stock traded as high as $60.00 and last traded at $59.98, with a volume of 806,726 shares trading hands.


  9. More informationRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Austin Monthly

    Learn all about FDA 483 observations, warning letters and the basic criteria that the FDA uses to determine its regulatory follow up to your 483 and how to properly layout your 483 rehabilitation plan. The FDA just inspected your firm and left you a "483," the dreaded list of the bad things the FDA observed.


  10. Meet the 2016 Oklahoma Democratic DelegatesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    The 2016 Democratic National Convention will be held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania July 25-29. Democratic Delegates from all 50 states, the District of Columbia and five territories will come together to officially nominate Hillary Clinton for president.


  11. Introducing the 2016-17 Red RockersRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Capitals Outsider

    "It was good. The judges made me feel comfortable and not intimidated at all, " said 23-year-old Victoria B. after the formal interviews held Saturday.


  12. Royal Bank Of Canada Initiates Coverage on Panera Bread Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The brokerage set an "outperform" rating and a $250.00 price target on the stock. Royal Bank Of Canada's price objective would suggest a potential upside of 15.99% from the company's previous close.


  13. Helping "satellite babies" thrive in the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CBS News

    David Chen, 24, was less than a year old when his parents sent him to China's Fujian Province to be raised by his grandparents. His parents had recently immigrated to the U.S. and were working 14-hour shifts at multiple restaurants, often seven days a week, in hopes of a better future for the family.


  14. Low Unemployment in 3 Key Swing States Hurts TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | News Max

    Low unemployment figures in three key election swing states reportedly could possibly hurt Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's chances of winning the White House. Jobless rates in Colorado, Virginia and Florida are well below the national average, "possibly blunting Trump's message of economic pain," The Wall Street Journal reported.


  15. Exxon allies cry foul over law firm in climate probeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Hill

    Exxon Mobil Corp.'s allies are crying foul over the role of a law firm involved in the fight over the oil giant's history with climate change. State attorneys general are looking into allegations Exxon knew its past stance denying climate change was wrong and committed fraud.


  16. Seattle City Council considers ban on 'conversion therapy'Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    The Seattle City Council is considering an ordinance that would bar the practice of conversion therapy to try to make gay young people straight. The Seattle Times reports the measure proposed by Councilmember M. Lorena Gonzalez would punish licensed medical or mental-health professionals with fines of up to $1,000 for using the form of talk therapy to `treat' same-sex attractions.


  17. Court Strikes Down Virginia Order Restoring Voting Rights to Ex-FelonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Time

    Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe speaks during an event at the Alexandria Probation and Parole Office on May 24, 2016 in Alexandria, Virginia. Virginia's state Supreme Court ruled Friday that Gov. Terry McAuliffe's executive order restoring the voting rights of more than 200,000 ex-felons violated the state's constitution.


  18. Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) Sees Unusually-High Trading VolumeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Political

    Southwest Airlines Co. shares saw an uptick in trading volume on Thursday . 18,942,007 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 119% from the previous session's volume of 8,652,083 shares.The stock last traded at $38.26 and had previously closed at $42.03.


  19. Opinion: How Dems can write a better rulebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    Ben Jealous is the former president and CEO of the NAACP. He is a partner at Kapor Capital and the John L. Weinberg/Goldman Sachs & Co.


  20. Mega Millions numbers for 07/22/2016; 2 grand-prize winning tickets sold for $15M jackpotRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MLive.com

    That means the drawing on Tuesday, July 26 will have a jackpot of $15 million with a cash option of $10 million.